Tag: 5th Bn

13 June 1917

Extract from war diary of 5th Bn, 22nd (Cheshire) Regiment

Telegraph Hill

Capt E.S. HERON and SEC-LT N. ARMSTRONG proceeded on short leave to PARIS.

Specialist platoon of “D” Coy returned to Headquarters Camp at 8.30pm

One platoon worked on TILLOY-WANCOURT Road, one platoon worked at RITZ DUMP, one platoon made infantry track from Headquarters Camp to TILLOY-WANCOURT Road. SAPPER section and PIONEER section are engaged on improvements to Headquarters Camp. Remainder of companies worked on communication trenches.